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Movies Like Disconnect: A Story within a Story

There are many layers to these movies like 'Disconnect' which follow the lives of several characters.

Their entwining stories are told over the course of one film. 'Disconnect' is an internet based drama that explores the impact it has on a number of different lives.

Movies Similar to 'Disconnect'...

‘Go’ (Doug Liman, 1999)

‘Go’ is the teen centred comedy/thriller that is often compared to the work of Quentin Tarantino.

The film centres around three characters different perspectives leading up to a drug deal. All they want is money and the thrill but they get more than what they bargained for when they meet a drug dealer hiding a secret.

‘Go’ offers some of the best work from director Doug Liman (‘Edge of Tomorrow’) who also wrote the sharp script.

Similarity Match: 70%
A ‘Pulp Fiction’-esque teen comedy.

‘Short Cuts’ (Robert Altman, 1993)

Robert Altman has made a career out of multiple storied movies, pathing the way for others after him. In his best film, ‘Short Cuts’ tells the story of several suburban Los Angeles residents whose stories are loosely connected by each others actions.

With an all-star cast, a fantastic script and the ‘Nashville’ director at his best, ‘Short Cuts’ is a must-see!

Similarity Match: 80%
Altman at his very best!

‘Happiness’ (Todd Solondz, 1998)

Easily is best film to date, director Todd Solondz brings several troubled lives together for the black comedy ‘Happiness’.

This dark ensemble comedy centres around several very different characters telling their deep and dark stories that all entwine as they look to look for human connection.

‘Happiness’ is a deeply disturbing movie at time offering some eye-opening and gross-out scenes.

Similarity Match: 80%
A jet black dark ensemble comedy.

‘Love Actually’ (Richard Curtis, 2003)

Flufflie in approach, this lighthearted British comedy follows several characters and their ups and downs of love.

Trying to connect during the days before Christmas, this movie tells the story of several people and their love stories, from the Prime Minister to an elderly couple.

Similarity Match: 50%
A top-notch British rom-com.

‘Men, Women & Children’ (Jason Reitman, 2014)

This movie like ‘Disconnect’ centres around the lives of several characters and the affects the internet has on their lives.

Adam Sandler stars in one of his smaller roles as a father who along with his son and friends, reflect on the power of the internet, exploring how it has shaped and changed them.

This movie will strike a chord with many around the world whose lives have been sucked in by the internet.

Similarity Match: 90%
Explore the impact of the internet.


These are my recommendations for films like 'Disconnect'. Let me know what you think of my choices!

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